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Article Archive for Year 2009

A Year After the March 2008 Protests
Is China Promoting Stability in Tibet?
Elliot Sperling  |  Friday, Mar 13, 2009  |  No Comment

Statement to Congressional-Executive Commission on China
I would like, at the outset, to express my gratitude to the Congressional-Executive Commission on China for inviting me to appear before you today. I have addressed this commission before …

“Serf Emancipation Day” and China’s New Offensive on Tibet
Warren W. Smith Jr.  |  Friday, Mar 13, 2009  |  No Comment
“Serf Emancipation Day” and China’s New Offensive on Tibet

Statement submitted to the Congressional-Executive Commission on China Roundtable on Tibet, 13 March 2009
The Tibetan revolt that culminated in Lhasa on 10 March 1959 began in eastern Tibet in 1956 in response to China’s so-called …

Explosion demolishes police cars in Qinghai
Web Chowkidar  |  Wednesday, Mar 11, 2009  |  No Comment
Explosion demolishes police cars in Qinghai

Tibetan residents of the western Chinese province of Qinghai clashed with police on Sunday. Later, two police cars were destroyed by explosions.
The official Xinhua news agency reported that about a dozen Tibetan people were protesting …

50th Anniversary of the Tibetan National Uprising Day in New York
Web Chowkidar  |  Tuesday, Mar 10, 2009  |  No Comment
50th Anniversary of the Tibetan National Uprising Day in New York

Featuring Tsering Palden, President of the Tibetan Youth Congress, and spokesperson Wangchuk D. Shakabpa from US Tibet Committee.

独立∶西藏人民的权利
Tibetan People's Right to Independence
Cao Changqing  |  Tuesday, Mar 10, 2009  |  No Comment
独立∶西藏人民的权利

曹长青
西藏问题,一直是一个争议的话题。不仅海峡两岸的中国政府与西藏流亡政府对此问题持截然不同的观点,海内外的中国人,对此看法也相当不同。这种种不同,主要源於人们对西藏历史与现实的了解程度和使用的“价值尺度”。因此,讨论西藏问题,不仅有助於了解西藏的真正历史和现实,更促使我们重新思考人的自由意志和国土统一;人民选择权利和国家形式;以及民族自决权等重要的价值概念和冲突。对这些价值采取什麽样的取舍,直接影响中国人走向自由和民主的进程。

Tibet’s Dream
Web Chowkidar  |  Sunday, Feb 8, 2009  |  No Comment
Tibet’s Dream

A tribute to all the people who have laid down their life for TIBET….

Three interviews about recognition of the Tibetan Governement in Exile
Mathieu Vernerey  |  Friday, Feb 6, 2009  |  No Comment

Interviews of Thomas Mann, Samdhong Rinpoche and Lhasang Tsering.
The Preamble
The following interviews have been published in July 2005, in “Diplomatie”, a French magazine devoted to international and diplomatic issues. They have not been published yet …